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Liberalism (Concepts in the Social Sciences)

by John Gray

  • 197 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Taylor & Francis Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies,
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9483647M
    ISBN 100335194753
    ISBN 109780335194759

    In reprinting this timely book, first printed in English in , we hope to enlighten Catholics as to the causes and effect of and remedies for Liberalism. We dedicate this reprint to the Virgin Mother, Destroyer of all heresies.   “Liberalism at Large has to be the most fascinating, and the best-written, engagement with the idea-that-nobody-ever-defines. Our understanding of liberalism, and of its historical and ideological power, is permanently changed, and immeasurably for the better.” – Geoff Mann, author of In the Long Run We Are All Dead.

    Explore Liberalism Quotes by authors including Aristotle, Thomas Sowell, and Benjamin Disraeli at BrainyQuote. "Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved." - Aristotle.   Why Liberalism Failed takes up the always necessary, increasingly urgent task of locating the deeper intellectual and cultural traditions that shape our everyday lives."—Fred Bauer, National Review "A timely and radical book."—Samuel Goldman, University Bookman “Why Liberalism Failed is a sobering look at an ideological turning point in Brand: Yale University Press.

    Why Liberalism Failed is not the first book of its kind. Nor will it be the last. Demand for works that hail the imminent demise of our society is seemingly insatiable. For decades, perhaps Author: Christian Alejandro Gonzalez. Liberalism - Liberalism - Classical liberalism: Although liberal ideas were not noticeable in European politics until the early 16th century, liberalism has a considerable “prehistory” reaching back to the Middle Ages and even earlier. In the Middle Ages the rights and responsibilities of the individual were determined by his place in a hierarchical social system that placed great stress.


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The term "liberalism" comes from the Latin word liber meaning "free." Mises Liberalism book liberalism as "the liberal doctrine of the harmony of the rightly understood interests of all members of a free society founded on the principle of private ownership of the means of production." This book presents the theoretical and practical arguments for liberalism in the classical/5(73).

"Today is the publication date of Notre Dame political theorist Patrick Deneen’s much-anticipated book, Why Liberalism Failed. I read an advance copy of it late last fall, and knew at once that it would be one of the most important Liberalism book books of Cited by: Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps highlights the strategy, used into inject the atheist ideology of socialism into a once enterprising, self-sufficient, competitive and proud Christian black community.

A portion of that community, the conservative Black middle class, is positioned to pull our nation back /5(). Mises's answer is summed up in the title, by which he meant classical liberalism. Mises did more than restate classical doctrine.

He gave a thoroughly modern defense of freedom, one that corrected the errors of the old liberal school by rooting the idea of liberty in the institution of private property (a subject on which the classical school.

A THOUSAND SMALL SANITIES The Moral Adventure of Liberalism By Adam Gopnik. Witty, humane, learned, “A Thousand Small Sanities” is a book that some of its author’s many fans may be tempted. Title: POLITICAL LIBERALISM (Book).

Created Date: ZFile Size: 1MB. Liberalism definition is - the quality or state of being liberal. How to use liberalism in a sentence. PREFACE, The term “liberalism,” from the Latin “liber” meaning “free,” referred originally to the philosophy of freedom.

It still retained this meaning in Europe when this book was written () so that readers who opened its covers expected an analysis of the freedom philosophy of classical liberalism.

4 Liberalism and the Parties of Special Interests 5 Party Propaganda and Party Organization 6 Liberalism as the “Party of Capital” chapter5 The Future of Liberalism appendix 1 On the Literature of Liberalism 2 On the Term “Liberalism” Index viii contents LFM 8/17/05 AM Page viii.

"This courageous and timely book is a major contribution to understanding the rude awakening in the Trump moment. It shows that we must transcend the death grip of the two oscillating poles of classical liberalism (of Republican and Democratic parties) and examine the deep assumptions that hold us captive.

In addition to the crucial ideas that this book ably sets out and clearly explains, classical liberalism is also associ-ated with a number of attitudes and qualities of style.

One of the most important is that of optimism, of confidence that the human condition can be improved and in the last two centuries has Size: 1MB. The book provided the clearest distillation of American liberalism to date: “The use of Hamiltonian means to achieve Jeffersonian ends.” From the foundation of this country, there was a great debate between Hamiltonians, who had a vision of a strong state, and Jeffersonians, who advocated a yeoman’s republic with limited government.

Patrick J. Deneen (Intercollegiate Studies Institute) Why Liberalism Failed, by Patrick J. Deneen (Yale, pp., $30) L et me begin with a trigger warning. If you appreciate the writings of John. Nevertheless, liberalism has a core, and that is the right of the individual to stand apart.

John Stuart Mill’s “On Liberty” is the closest thing liberalism has to a founding : James Traub. Christianity and liberalism is perhaps the best-known book length treatise against early 20th century theological liberalism in America.

It was published as the famous "Fundamentalist-Modernist" controversy was heating up, and has since been one of the clearest contrasting descriptions of the heart of the difference between modernist liberal Christianity 5/5(5). Russian - Либерализм в классической традиции (lit.

"Liberalism in the Classical Tradition") HTML; Chinese - 自由与繁荣的国度 (zì yóu yǔ fán róng de guó dù) ("The kingdom of freedom and prosperity") Purchase; Other The Quotable Mises (quotes from the book) Liberalism (book) at. The journalist and author Franklin Foer looks at the roots of liberalism and Columbia University historian, Eric Foner, the evolution of liberalism.

Nobel prize-winning economist Paul Krugman discusses the books that inspired him and former leader of the UK’s Liberal Democratic Party, Nick Clegg, selects his favourite books.

Still a timeless classic in the liberal tradition. Hobhouse conveys, very succinctly, the importance of a liberal ideology that does not turn its back on social responsibility.

Although straightforward, the text is multi-textured with enough subtlety to draw students into a discussion of deeper. issues associated with liberal thought and practice. Since the publication in of the first edition of Liberalism, both the world and the author's views have changed significantly.

In this new edition, John Gray argues that whereas liberalism was the political theory of modernity, it is ill equipped to cope with the dilemmas of the postmodern condition.3/5(1). “T o understand Liberalism, we need to understand early modern Calvinism.” This is the central claim made by Harvard professor James Simpson in his idiosyncratic but challenging new book.

His latest book, Why Liberalism Failed, has been critically acclaimed throughout the conservative press, with the prominent Harvard legal scholar Adrian Vermeule, himself a recent convert to.Liberalism: In the Classical Tradition. Ludwig von Mises. This is Mises's classic statement in defense of a free society, one of the last statements of the old liberal school and a text from which we can continue to learn.

It Other Formats | Book Information. Select from the table of contents below to read this book. This book continues and revises the ideas of justice as fairness that John Rawls presented in A Theory of Justice but changes its philosophical interpretation in a fundamental way.

That previous work assumed what Rawls calls a "well-ordered society," one that is stable and relatively homogenous in its basic moral beliefs and in which there is broad agreement .